Carissa Johnson & The Cure-Alls Infuse Killer Tunes With Bountiful Amounts Of Heart On Talk Talk Talk

We try not to throw the word “favorite” and “best” around too much because the more it gets typed/said then the less integrity and impact the word has. That said, we also tend to only publish things about artists on this page that we REALLY like so nine times out of ten, if it’s on this site then they did something right to warrant the overuse of those aforementioned words. [Read more…]

Curvs Create A World Of Sonic Awesome On Hauntropics

Hauntropics is like the greatest soundtrack for a movie that’s yet to be made. Part Guy Ritchie Indie Gangster Flick mixed with the synthetic brilliance of  the ’80’s, Curvs has encapsulated all of these unique sounds to make a cohesive and thoroughly engaging album that’ll resound long after the closing notes ring out. [Read more…]

VOWWS Channel Wall Of Voodoo On Spaghetti Western Meets Electro Masterpiece Under the World

I’m always hesitant to type up a review after the release because once it’s out for mass consumption, what’dya need a reviewers opinion for? That said, it takes a special kind of album to compel us to write about it after the fact. VOWWS latest is that kind of an album. [Read more…]

Sophia Marshall Takes On Kasabian With lin-dah EP, First In A New Covers Series

Kasabian as you’ve never heard them before! Three tracks by Sophia Marshall and you’ll be totally transfixed on these new vesrions and (almost) forget about what they ever sounded like in the first place. With lin-dah, Marshall injects new life and passion into tracks that were already filled with so much of both to create something that transcends the originals. No easy task, mind you. [Read more…]

Stains of a Sunflower Unveil Debut EP, Announce New Tour Dates!


If “Starlight” alone wasn’t reason enough to convince you why Boston-based Stains of a Sunflower should be your new favorite band then I’m not sure that what we type here will convince you otherwise. But we’ll try regardless! [Read more…]

OFFWORLD Descend From Space To Save Us With Rawk On Grey Dawn

Who doesn’t like a good, well laid out concept album? And who doesn’t love a double album? ESPECIALLY when it’s split into two?? For your listening pleasure, of course. Boston’s OFFWORLD has done just that and today we’re taking a listen to the already released Grey Dawn, part one of a two part series (This year will bring about the conclusion of the story). [Read more…]

Discrepancies Sign WIth InVogue Records, Ready Deluxe Version Of The Awakening For March Release

Sounding like Fall Out Boy one minute then wholly embracing nu-metal the next (Think early Linkin Park especially), Discrepancies just embrace the dichotomy of who they are and rock the fuck out of every minute that The Awakening lays waste to your listening devices and expectations. [Read more…]

Infraktor Ooze Thrash On Crushing Debut Exhaust

Oh, glorious thrash! When done right it slays beyond all and in the case of Infraktor, they do it oh so right! Exhaust, the debut from these Portuguese metallers, is an expertly crafted lesson in how to thrash in the 21st Century and easily sits up there with the latest and greatest from some of the founding fathers of the genre. [Read more…]